PR Hoffman is a world leader in producing customized carriers your processing needs. We offer two unique types of work holders.

Lapping Carriers

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Insert Carriers

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Carlisle, PA-based PR Hoffman Machine Products has been providing cutting-edge technology to high-tech industries since 1938. As a global technology leader, we are able to provide innovative solutions to companies located around the world.

Our extensive product line includes lapping and polishing machines designed to help you achieve superior flatness, surface finish and parallelism. All of our products are adapted to meet your specifications for form and fit.

Our certification as an ISO 9001:2015 company ensures our commitment to delivering high-quality products, including customized lapping and polishing carriers.


In addition to providing state-of-the-art lapping and insert carrier designs and products, PR Hoffman also makes serving our customer base a top priority. Our strong worldwide representation ensures we can serve you, wherever in the world your business is located. We employ an international sales force so we can quickly address our customers' needs.

We go to great lengths to stock a complete inventory of raw materials and finished goods via our extensive partnership arrangements with vendors from around the world. You also get access to numerous technical resources to improve your product and industry knowledge.

We believe paying attention to the smallest details benefits our customers in the long run. At PR Hoffman, your success is the key to our success.

Please contact PR Hoffman Machine Products, to discuss your lapping carrier requirements. We’ll be happy to provide you with additional information or answer any questions you may have.

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What's New

Now Introducing – CXT Templates – Chemically Resistant Templates

Designed specifically to be used with SiC wafers - CXT templates are a single shell construction that provides improved COO and increases life time while reducing machine down time - please contact us to find out more!

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